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Is there anyone here that has known an adult with dandy-walker syndrome?

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Dr. Elizabeth Trinidad
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Yes

People with dandy walker often live into adulthood.

In brief: Yes

People with dandy walker often live into adulthood.
Dr. Elizabeth Trinidad
Dr. Elizabeth Trinidad
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Dr. William Goldie
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: Many

Dandy walker malformation can be quite benign.
It consists of a cyst of the cerebellum due to poor development of the foramina of the fourth ventricle. Some patients are mildly ataxic and the malformation is found only incidentally on a ct scan. Some are severe in infancy and need emergency surgery with shunt to relieve pressure. Once managed, most can lead healthy long lives.L.

In brief: Many

Dandy walker malformation can be quite benign.
It consists of a cyst of the cerebellum due to poor development of the foramina of the fourth ventricle. Some patients are mildly ataxic and the malformation is found only incidentally on a ct scan. Some are severe in infancy and need emergency surgery with shunt to relieve pressure. Once managed, most can lead healthy long lives.L.
Dr. William Goldie
Dr. William Goldie
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